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  1. vigilantes

    Vigilantism () is the act of preventing, investigating and punishing perceived offenses and crimes without legal authority.A vigilante (from Spanish, Italian and Portuguese “vigilante”, which means "sentinel" or "watcher") is a person who practices or partakes in vigilantism, or undertakes public safety and retributive justice without commission.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Vigilantes in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Vigilantes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Vigilantes in a Sentence

  1. Adamu Kolomgunna:

    The gunmen killed 15 people, mostly youth vigilantes who keep watch on the village against Boko Haram attacks.

  2. Doris Lessing:

    Political correctness is the natural continuum from the party line. What we are seeing once again is a self-appointed group of vigilantes imposing their views on others. It is a heritage of communism, but they don't seem to see this.

  3. Emir Abubakar Isa Ahmadu:

    We appreciate the gallant efforts of the Nigerian military, hunters and vigilantes that saw the liberation of our towns.

  4. Hector Balderas:

    This is a dangerous felon who should not have weapons around children and families, today's arrest by The FBI indicates clearly that the rule of law should be in the hands of trained law enforcement officials, not armed vigilantes.

  5. Shean Williams:

    They allowed a nuisance to occur at the property, they were on notice of that nuisance — the danger, the hazards that persisted with vigilantes being on the property.

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